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North Carolina To Kick $845.8M of Apple Employees' State Taxes Back To Apple (slashdot)

Long-time Slashdot reader theodp writes: The announcement Monday that Apple Inc. would locate its new high-tech campus in Research Triangle Park," reports The News&Observer's Tyler Dukes, "was heralded as a coup for the state, which has pursued the company and the promise of its high-paying jobs for at least three years. But that victory comes at a cost. State and local incentives for the deal could be worth nearly $1 billion to the company over the next four decades. That award, by far the la...
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North Carolina To Kick $845.8M of Apple Employees' State Taxes Back To Apple

Long-time Slashdot reader theodp writes: The announcement Monday that Apple Inc. would locate its new high-tech campus in Research Triangle Park," reports The News&Observer's Tyler Dukes, "was heralded as a coup for the state, which has pursued the company and the promise of its high-paying jobs for at least three years. But that victory comes at a cost. State and local incentives for the deal could be worth nearly $1 billion to the company over the next four decades. That award, by far the la...
Tags: Apple, Tech, Apple Inc, Slashdot, Research Triangle Park, Tyler Dukes, state s Economic Investment Committee


In North Carolina, Black voters' mail-in ballots much more likely to be rejected than those of any other race

A voter peels off an "I Voted" sticker after voting in the presidential primary election in Charlotte, North Carolina, March 15, 2016. Reuters/Chris Keane Mail-in absentee ballot data from North Carolina shows ballots mailed by Black voters during the 2018 midterms were more than twice as likely to be rejected as those sent by white voters. North Carolina's disparity is similar to gaps in other states and raises concerns about whether systemic racism and voter disenfranchisement may be tai...
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Double trouble: Man hits twin with bat over sharing tacos

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say an Alabama man whacked his twin brother with an aluminum baseball bat because he didn’t want to share tacos. The News Courier reports that 19-year-old Tyler Dukes of Athens was arrested by Limestone County sheriff’s deputies Thursday and charged with second-degree domestic violence. A criminal complaint states that Dukes’ […]
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